150 suspects arrested

13 December 2017

Rustenburg/ NW – “The Police arrested over 150 suspects for various offenses, mainly for contact crimes and property related crimes, between 8 and 11 December,” says brigadier Sabata Mokgwabone, police spokesperson.

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Shootout on highway

13 December 2017

Rustenburg/ Koster – During the early hours of Tuesday morning, 12 December, people travelling on the N4 near Koster had to pull over on to the side of the road as their vehicle had run out of fuel. A short while later, a vehicle carrying three unknown suspects, pulled up to the stranded people, ambushed them and demanded cash and cell phones.

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School staff held at gunpoint and robbed

08 December 2017

Rustenburg – On the morning of Tuesday, 5 December, at around 08h45, staff members and cleaners of a local secondary school were held at gun point and robbed of their valuables.

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Teen drinking must be curbed

08 December 2017

Rustenburg – As the school year has come to an end, learners’ host celebratory parties. Liquor is never in short supply as the youngsters are often left unsupervised.

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Farm attack in Swartruggens

07 December 2017

Swartruggens – In yet another farm attack, this time at the farm Twee Riviere in Swartruggens, an aged man was overpowered in his house on Saturday, 2 December.

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Elderly couple mugged in midtown

07 December 2017

Rustenburg – Just after attending a church service on Sunday, 3 December, an elderly couple from Rustenburg’s East End stopped at the Post Office in the central business district (CBD).

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Rapist gets 32 years

07 December 2017

Rustenburg/ Mogwase – A serial rapist, who had spread fear in and around the Lerome Village near Mogwase since March 2015, has received a just sentence.

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Business robbery foiled

07 December 2017

Rustenburg/ Zinniaville – In the early hours of Saturday morning, 2 December, Bubbles Plastics in Zinniaville Industrial area was subjected to a robbery.

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Staff held at gunpoint and robbed at school

06 December 2017

Rustenburg – On the morning of Tuesday, 5 December, at around 08h45, staff members and cleaners of a local secondary school were held at gunpoint and robbed of their valuables.

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Three injured in N4 collision

01 December 2017

Kroondal – At least three people were injured after three vehicles collided on the N4 in Kroondal, outside Rustenburg, on Friday, 1 December.

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